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The goal right now.
Well picture this an anti utopia society that collapses.
Under government controls the sound familiar it should it's in -- story of atlas shrugged and and now tonight one very popular with Tea Party members but not a popular with the critics media reporter Dennis -- is here with the battle of the box office status all right.
You know atlas shrugged part one.
If they monkey wrench in the Hollywood hit maker machinery it has the -- -- -- both critics virtually no advertising barely any buzz no real stars.
But box office numbers far better than anything you can shrug at opening weekend embarrassed all right per screen.
Atlas shrugged came -- to -- and -- and -- of screens.
5600 dollars per street George Clooney Hollywood pretty boy the conspirator opened this weekend less than 5000.
Per screen take that Joseph large.
But the critics they don't get it.
They call -- such things as well the Washington Post says it's quote.
A model of the mediocrity in this the film perfectly reflects both the novel and the mind behind it.
-- -- of course cares about government a lot in this book it and movie are very anti government.
And the Rolling Stone low budget no talent treatment -- -- -- -- on screen like a bludgeoned seal.
But you know what guys -- the critics out of touch what do they know look at rotten tomatoes dot com.
Sit behind -- -- like 32 critics have reviewed this -- thirty of them thought it was rotten and yet.
The audience 85%.
Like -- Carol how much does it happen and it verses that philosophy you don't I'm trying to not think it's all a matter just a bunch on Hollywood liberals but -- -- look at the venerable critic Roger -- -- he gives it a thumbs down -- AMR -- -- says.
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- pieces for me that velocity in the book reduces itself to.
I'm on board pull up the lifeline -- I think the velocity is you know.
Self worth and and wealth creation and get government out of the way and that's why people respond to the film -- -- Tea Party folks.
All right Dennis -- army airport Denis thank you very much great stuff.
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